A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 108 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (67 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 20:02:33 / August 19, 2020 @ 8:02 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.7458 West, latitude 53.3789 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was detected at 20:02:33 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000bheq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ao0lopy, us6000bheq.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 108 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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